#Burundi

  • Article: African Health Leaders Unite to Launch a New Task Force to Tackle Ebola

    African Health Leaders Unite to Launch a New Task Force to Tackle Ebola

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 1, 2019

    The World Health Organization has declared the virus a global health emergency. Read more

  • Article: Burundian YouTube Child Star's Death Spotlights Malaria Epidemic

    Burundian YouTube Child Star's Death Spotlights Malaria Epidemic

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 14, 2019

    Malaria, spread through female mosquitos, kills almost half a million people each year. Read more

  • Article: These Are the 10 Most Neglected Crises in the World

    These Are the 10 Most Neglected Crises in the World

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|June 10, 2019

    This week, the Norwegian Refugee Council released its annual list of the worst displacement crises. Read more

  • Article: This Organic Lotion Could Be the Latest Tool in the Fight Against Malaria

    This Organic Lotion Could Be the Latest Tool in the Fight Against Malaria

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Jan. 31, 2019

    Ginette Karirekinyana believes in the power of catnip. Read more

  • Article: This Refugee Is Growing African Eggplants in the US to Support Her Family

    This Refugee Is Growing African Eggplants in the US to Support Her Family

    From Voice of America|Aug. 20, 2018

    Since 2013, Ndagijimana , has sold her harvest to Africans in five different states. Read more

  • Article: Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say

    Reversing Burundi's Pregnant School Girl Ban Is Not Enough, Activists Say

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 1, 2018

    Campaigners say tens of thousands of girls in Africa are ostracised or shamed for becoming pregnant Read more

  • Article: Burundi Just Banned Pregnant Girls and Teen Fathers From School

    Burundi Just Banned Pregnant Girls and Teen Fathers From School

    By Daniele Selby|July 3, 2018

    Secondary school attendance rates for boys and girls in Burundi are already low. Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé and Gucci Are Helping 120,000 People Get Clean Water in Burundi

    Beyoncé and Gucci Are Helping 120,000 People Get Clean Water in Burundi

    By Joe McCarthy|March 23, 2018

    “Access to water is a fundamental right.” Read more